RPC IV.2, 163 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 163 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Alexandria
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Commodus as co-emperor of Marcus: Group 3 (youthful, GERMANICVS and SARMATICVS)
Dating c. 177–179
Obverse inscription COMMODO CAES AVG FIL GERM[A SARM]
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL AVG TROAD
Reverse design eagle flying, left, holding bucranium in claws
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 1
Reference Bellinger A 203(B)
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 235